The Cabot Learning Federation is a mature academy group in the South West. We currently sponsor eight secondary academies and eight primary academies, an all through provision, Digitech Studio School and a discrete Post 16 provision and an alternative provision which consists of one primary and two secondary phases.
John Cabot Academy is part of the Cabot Learning Federation (CLF). John Cabot Academy is a forward-thinking Academy based in Kingswood Bristol. John Cabot Academy provides education to 1125 students in Key Stages 3 to 5. The children at John Cabot Academy are excited to learn and are real ambassadors for our diverse community. They benefit from a hugely positive and supporting learning environment.
In this role, you will promote good and outstanding teaching that secures progress over time and enables students to achieve strong outcomes. CLF has a successful track record of performance delivery across its Academies; as Vice Principal you will be able to seize the chance to make a real difference to the lives of the students and improve their life chances. You will have the drive and passion to help lead John Cabot Academy and accelerate improvement. You will have a track record of success and bring a level of focus, precision and rigour that will have a substantial and sustained impact. Improvement will be based on an unswerving focus on teaching and learning and a strong commitment to collaboration within and beyond the Cabot Learning Federation.
We are looking for:
- An enthusiastic, positive professional who is committed to supporting all children to achieve and develop their sense of self, place and agency so that when they leave us they are fully prepared for life.
- An experienced, well-organised professional who is committed to working alongside and leading others to realise the mission for John Cabot Academy: to empower our students through inspiring learning, nurturing the individual and building a community.
- Someone that will be excited about providing, demonstrating and facilitating a love of learning.
Please download the full job description and person specification via the CLF careers portal.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive pre-employment checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list.
Please note updates regarding an application, which could include an invite to interview, will be sent to the email address used when registering an account. Copies of all correspondence will also appear under the ‘messages’ section, in the event that emails are being directed to a ‘junk’ or ‘trash’ folder please make regular checks on the status of an application.
John Cabot Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.